Susanville Police Department Once Again Fully Staffed

As of Friday Susanville Police Chief Ryan Cochran has a fully staffed police department. While delivering a presentation on the department’s budget during this week’s council meeting the chief proudly announced the good news, bringing the number of officers to a total... Read More.

Prepare for Slowdowns on HWY 139

Paving work will impact your travel on highway 139 this weekend. Starting today and into Saturday the Caltrans 3-layer project will be paving the highway from South grasshopper rd to Termo Grasshopper road. You can expect up to 15-minute delays through the... Read More.

Lassen Volcanic Park Highway Re-Opens

You’re in luck if you are thinking of traveling to the Lassen National Volcanic park this weekend. The park highway is once again open to traffic. The park service is reporting that Lake Helen received more than half an inch... Read More.

Indian Valley CSD Closes Office

Indian Valley CSD’s office is under construction as the district rebuilds. The offices will be closed for walk-ins through Friday, October 7. If you have a payment or other paperwork you can still drop it off at the office by using the... Read More.

Burn Ban Still in Effect in Sierra County

The Sierra County Sheriff’s Office reminds the county that there continues to be a burn ban despite the wetting rains this week. Burn pile permits have been suspended since May and All open fires are still prohibited with... Read More.

Modoc FS Trail Team Rehabs Medicine Lake Trails

Modoc National Forest’s trail team has been out at medicine lake working on clearing the trails. The team removed dead and fallen trees along the paths as well as marked trailheads with orange diamonds throughout the trail to help you stay within... Read More.

Portola Under Boil Water Notice

Parts of Portola are under a boil water notice this morning. Yesterday a break in the water main occurred at the corner of Gulling and Magnolia. The State Water Resources Control Board, Division of Drinking Water, the Plumas County Health Department, and... Read More.

Lassen County Ag Dept. Pesticide Survey Deadline Nears

The deadline is approaching to get rid of excess pesticides you no longer need. The Lassen County Agriculture and Weights Department is looking to take them off your hands but needs to know what and how much you have of the unwanted... Read More.

Honey Lake RCD to Improve Old Channel Canal

Honey Lake Valley Resource Conservation District plans to use a nearly 4 million dollar Department of Water Resources grant to improve the Old Channel canal running through Susanville. The goal would be to reduce the waste of water by lining the canal.... Read More.

Plumas Supervisors Support Wildfire Suppression House Bill

Plumas Board of Supervisors offers a final decision to support a wildfire suppression bill after three meetings of discussions. The House of Representatives bill, 6903, authored by Congressman Tom McClintock and Doug LaMalfa, says the Forest Service will... Read More.